Luxury in a Turbulent World: What’s Next?

Beyond a global rise in austerity and digital disruption, the key challenge facing luxury brands is how to keep up with the unprecedented pace of the ever-evolving new luxury consumer.

It has been turbulent for luxury to become an industry, and a very dynamic one, quite young still — more or less 40 years. It has been turbulent for luxury to embrace many different products under the same “umbrella” (brands) and layers of clients (consumers).

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